Global Q1 health IT VC deals at $1.6 bn; Indian tally at $61mn
Since 2010, VC funding in the Healthcare IT sector has crossed USD 20 billion, Mercom Capital Group, which compiled the report, said in a release.
Sequoia nets $180 million in secondary stake sales
Secondary portfolio sales in the domestic market have not been commonly done by India-focu...
Startups ring in local lingo, content
Indus OS works with OEMs like Micromax, Intex and Karbonn to integrate its operating system, which offe...
Health Care at Home raises Rs 250 crore from Quadria Capital
The venture that was floated in 2013 also helps pharma companies to provide assistance in their patient support group programmes.
Private Indian internet companies raise $2 billion
Investment banking firm Jefferies also said there has been a "perceptible rise" in funding into fin-tech companies in the aftermath of demonetisation.
View: India must remember protectionism isn't patriotic
The money flowing into the sector has been one of the few developments that's allowed the government to claim that investment into India is growing, and not stagnant.
Practo acquires software firm Genii, enters enterprise healthcare space
Doctor discovery platform Practo has acquired software services firm Genii for an undisclosed sum, marking its entry into the enterprise segment.
Healthcare locator start-up Practo expands to 8 cities
Healthcare facility locator start-up Practo today said it has expanded its presence to eight cities to enable consumers to find the nearest diagnostic centres for specific medical tests.
Google cap in talks to back ed-startup Cuemath
Once the deal closes, it would be Google Capital's first bet in the ed-tech space, which has seen a flurry of activity as companies look to tap the opportunity that exists for them to disrupt the existing tutoring and test prep models.
A startup bridge to fortunes
Many of the selected startups, including, customer management software providers Freshdesk and Helpshift, already serve a large market overseas, while also being headquartered in the US.
32 tech startups to participate in Startup Bridge to boost M&A
A highly-curated list of startups is expected to engage with large tech giants in the event which is to be held on December 2.
How asking questions pushed health startup Practo to the big league
The idea for a new business occurred to one of the founders when he was unable to send digital copies of his father's medical records to US for a second opinion.
Flipkart, Practo CEOs get top rating from staff
Practo has 100% of its reviewers approving Shashank ND as CEO, while Flipkart's Sachin Bansal, an alumni of IIT Delhi, has an approval rating of 94%.
Startups like Zomato, Practo and others lure engineering graduates with huge packages
Flush with funds and raring to expand, at least 11 startups will be shelling out pay packages in excess of Rs 20 lakh to graduates of the best engineering colleges.
Practo appoints Anshumani Ruddra and Tarun Bhambra to lead new product verticals
Tarun Bhambra brings with him diverse experience across venture capital, consulting and operations with past roles at McKinsey & Co and ITC.
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